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Mark’s Thoughts On June 16, 2018

I know I can be long, and at times hard to read- but please listen to the video and read this (suffer through my poor English) This is one of the most important, one of the greatest speeches I have ever heard. It is one that touches home. Use your scars to change the lives […]

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Excited About Our Uganda Trip

Mark says about leaving for Uganda: Looking forward to many things on what will be a most wonderful trip, with what looks to be a great team. I will so busy with many meetings, of which several will be about our developing The Giving Circle’s KOIKOI Teachers University. “Each time a man stands up for […]

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Reminder: Donating Undies For Our Kids In Uganda

For all our local friends: Planning to donate new underwear and socks to our children in Uganda? You can still do so at Fingerpaint’s — location on Broadway in Saratoga — today (Thursday) until 4pm and tomorrow (Friday) until noon. Then I must pick up the donations to pack for the trip to Africa. Thank […]

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Sacks of Socks from Bombas Socks

Great news from Liam Rice.  BOMBAS Socks just donated to The Giving Circle  TWO HUNDRED (200) pairs of socks for our upcoming trip.  Thanks so much, Bombas Socks https://bombas.com/ .  And great job Liam.

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So It Begins In Afghanistan

So It Begins In Afghanistan     I was most happy to wake to an email from Negina Yari of Afgans 4 Tomorrow who, along with Attal, are our partners in Afghanistan. These pictures are of the planning meeting for The Giving Circle Afghanistan’s project to construct a three classroom addition to the high school […]

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